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Dual Survival: Cuttlefish Edition

By Leonard Ho - Posted Feb 24, 2012 07:00 AM
The only thing cooler than a Flamboyant Cuttlefish on the prowl is two of them on the prowl! Here is a fun Friday video showing a pair of sexy Flamboyants doing their thing: shifting colors and strutting around on the sandbed shooting chameleon-like tongues at unsuspecting shrimps.
Dual Survival: Cuttlefish Edition

Dual Survival: Cuttlefish Edition

Two to Tango

Just because it's Friday doesn't mean you can't learn something.  Read Richard Ross' article about the Flamboyant Cuttlefish (Metasepia pfefferi).  Flamboyants live for only about a year, but what a year they live ... a super bright but short-lived flame!  Rich Ross describes these marvelous creatures as "the artists of the sea."  Now watch them in action; Quite apropo, don't you think?

Author: Leonard Ho
Location: Southern California

I'm a passionate aquarist of over 30 years, a coral reef lover, and the blog editor for Advanced Aquarist. While aquarium gadgets interest me, it's really livestock (especially fish), artistry of aquariums, and "method behind the madness" processes that captivate my attention.


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